The Institute of Medicine (IOM) report, The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health has stimulated much discussion, both pro and con. Key Message 3 states: Nurses should be full partners, with physicians and other health care professionals, in redesigning healthcare in the United States (US). Offer your analysis on this key message.
- Discuss the meaning of ‘full partners’
- Explain initiatives implemented and/or are recommended to advance this key message
- Discuss how the Affordable Care Act (ACA) supported the Future of Nursing initiatives
- Discuss 2 initiatives that may be affected if the American Health Care Act is voted into law